San Antonio, Texas
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Direct Line: 210.455.4389
Ileana Gonzalez is responsible, as communications coordinator, for developing the organization’s brand that are consistent with the Board of Directors vision. She writes, designs, edits and publishes web and print content. Ileana posts, monitors, and maintains social media channels including Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn & Instagram. She is in charge of conducting research and drafting press releases, fact sheets and other publicity materials.
Prior to her role at NALCAB, Ileana was a Project Specialist at the University of Texas at San Antonio, where she assisted the Vice Provost for International Initiatives in coordinating projects for the UTSA Latin American Initiative. She was in charge of strengthening ties with Mexico and its institutions, to increase the numbers of students who will be supported and establish a cooperative Masters and Ph.D. research programs. Ileana interacted with University leadership and departments, special groups, and external agencies to collect information, analyze content and develop materials to communicate/market programs in English and Spanish.
In 2016, Ileana assisted Ron Nirenberg in his Mayoral Campaign as Community Outreach Director where she created a fellowship to increase civic engagement in millennials.
Ileana is the former 2015-2016 Student Body President of the University of Texas at San Antonio, where she led an organization of over 70 members and represented the University at all levels.
She holds a Bachelors in Business Administration with a concentration in Entrepreneurship from the University of Texas at San Antonio.
Ileana was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco and moved to Houston, Texas when she was 14. She is fluent in English and Spanish.